The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire with a requirement for Open Source skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Source
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank 69 59 77
Rank change year-on-year -10 +18  
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 7 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 0.97% 0.90% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.12% 1.01% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 4
Median salary £29,000 £33,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.12% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £27,500 £29,650
10% offered a salary of more than £33,400 £53,750 £30,700
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Open Source is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Leicestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 625 595 617
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 87.05% 88.81% 86.17%
Number of salaries quoted 472 492 502
Median salary £39,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.23% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,300 £55,000 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Open Source
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicestershire citing Open Source as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Open Source in Leicestershire

Open Source
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Open Source in Leicestershire.

Salary trend for Open Source in Leicestershire

Open Source
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Open Source in Leicestershire over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Open Source in Leicestershire

Open Source
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -6 6 £29,000 -23.17%
Open Source
East Midlands

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT jobs citing Open Source also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leicestershire region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 12 (92.31%) JavaScript
2 10 (76.92%) HTML
2 10 (76.92%) CSS
3 8 (61.54%) CMS
4 7 (53.85%) PHP
4 7 (53.85%) E-Commerce
4 7 (53.85%) Symfony
4 7 (53.85%) Drupal
4 7 (53.85%) WordPress
5 6 (46.15%) Zend
5 6 (46.15%) Magento
5 6 (46.15%) Mobile App
5 6 (46.15%) Laravel
5 6 (46.15%) Shopify
6 5 (38.46%) SEO
6 5 (38.46%) Web Development
6 5 (38.46%) jQuery
7 4 (30.77%) MVC
8 3 (23.08%) Java
8 3 (23.08%) Scrum
8 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (23.08%) TDD
8 3 (23.08%) Spring
8 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
8 3 (23.08%) Spring MVC
8 3 (23.08%) Blog
8 3 (23.08%) Kanban
8 3 (23.08%) Hadoop
8 3 (23.08%) MongoDB
8 3 (23.08%) Apache Cassandra

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (61.54%) CMS
2 7 (53.85%) Drupal
2 7 (53.85%) WordPress
3 1 (7.69%) Apache
3 1 (7.69%) Joomla!
Business Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Magento
1 6 (46.15%) Shopify
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (23.08%) Hadoop
1 3 (23.08%) MongoDB
1 3 (23.08%) NoSQL
2 1 (7.69%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 6 (46.15%) HTML CSS Developer
2 6 (46.15%) HTML Developer
2 6 (46.15%) JavaScript Developer
3 5 (38.46%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 5 (38.46%) Web Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Digital Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Java Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Monitoring Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Network Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Network Monitoring Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Report Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (7.69%) PHP Developer
6 1 (7.69%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) CSS
1 10 (76.92%) HTML
2 7 (53.85%) Symfony
3 6 (46.15%) Laravel
4 5 (38.46%) jQuery
5 3 (23.08%) AngularJS
5 3 (23.08%) Node.js
5 3 (23.08%) Spring
5 3 (23.08%) Spring MVC
6 1 (7.69%) .NET
6 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
6 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (7.69%) LAMP
6 1 (7.69%) WCF
6 1 (7.69%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Mobile App
2 3 (23.08%) Blog
3 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) E-Commerce
2 5 (38.46%) SEO
2 5 (38.46%) Web Development
3 4 (30.77%) MVC
4 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (23.08%) Kanban
4 3 (23.08%) Microservices
4 3 (23.08%) Scrum
4 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
4 3 (23.08%) TDD
5 2 (15.38%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (7.69%) Front End Development
6 1 (7.69%) OO
6 1 (7.69%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) JavaScript
2 7 (53.85%) PHP
3 3 (23.08%) Java
4 1 (7.69%) C#
4 1 (7.69%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) WhatsUp Gold
1 2 (15.38%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Zend
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft